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DevOps Developer

  • Location: Irving, 75063
  • Salary: $64.79 - $69.79 / hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Pay 64 to 69
  • Function: DevOps
  • Job Ref: 240052
Position: DevOps Developer
Location: Irving, TX
Term: 6 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Scripting (BASH, Perl, Ruby, Python, etc.) and building required automation and tools.
  • Incident Management/Late night Deployment and on call support for production support.
  • Serving as a hands-on subject matter expert for DevOps and Automation in an AWS infrastructure environment.
  • Leading and contributing to the development, maintenance, and usage of deployment and task automation (OS, database services, virtual networks, or other platform services).
  • Participating on fast-paced DevOps and SysOps Engineering teams within Scrum agile processes.
  • Working directly with architects and developers to create supportable designs and debug problems.
  • Developing cloud infrastructure designs and implementations and guiding the process from development to operations.
  • Making decisions on problem resolutions in critical down time situations when escalation is impractical.
  • Attending and contributing to technical discussions and working groups with various stakeholders.
  • Understanding of cloud computing technologies, business drivers, and emerging computing trends.
  • Assist teams with application code and infrastructure-as-code deployments.
  • Help teams implement and improve their git operations workflows.
  • Incident Management and On Call and late-night deployments for production applications.
  • Building monitoring Dashboards in ELK and New Relic.
  • Manage the portfolio of platforms required to drive a modern continuous integration and continuous deployment pipeline.
  • Work across corporate teams to implement SRE methodologies.
  • Balance work efforts captured in meetings, trouble tickets and project plans.
  • Hands-on keyboard' AWS implementation experience across a broad range of AWS services.
  • Must have in depth AWS development experience (Containerization – Docker, Lambda, EC2, S3, API, ALB/NLB, PostgreSQL).
  • Strong knowledge of DevOps and CI/CD pipeline (GitHub, Jenkins, Artifactory).
  • Scripting capability and the ability to develop AWS environments as code.
  • Hands-on AWS experience with at least 1 implementation (preferred in an Enterprise scale environment).
  • Experience with core AWS platform architecture, including areas such as: Organizations, Account Design, VPC, Subnet, segmentation strategies.
  • Backup and Disaster Recovery approach and design.
  • CloudFormation and third-party automation approach/strategy.
  • Experienced in developing Web Services with Python, JSON.
  • Familiar with Encryption, Logging, and Privacy/Security Protocols (e.g., TLS 1.2, ELK stack).
  • Good knowledge of REST/SOAP/JSON web service API implementation.
  • Experienced in developing test plan, test cases, baselines, and conducting end-to-end testing.
  • Presentation skills with a high degree of comfort speaking with executives, IT Management.
  • Demonstrated ability to adapt to new technologies and learn quickly.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
  • 5 years of experience in troubleshooting and reading complex code using debuggers.
  • 5 years of experience in DevOps or similar roles.
  • 3 years of experience with AWS tools and methodologies.
  • 3+ years of development experience in Python
  • 3+ years of experience with Mongo, MySQL, and NoSQL databases.
  • 2+ years of experience on ELK and NewRelic.
  • Extensive knowledge of Cloud Computing and strong in AWS.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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